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Kanuri Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Kanuri may be complicated to determine because countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Kanuri may be in dispute based on whether the name came in to being organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of last names that come from professions, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).

Kanuri Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Kanuri come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these profession-based last names may be a profession in another language. For this reason it is essential to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many names like Kanuri originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, etc. In many cases these surnames are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".

Kanuri Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Kanuri surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Kanuri were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Kanuri. Last names like Kanuri vary in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family branches, and languages over the years.

Last names similar to Kanuri

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